Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.59 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.3"||967.51 mi||west||0° 06' 54.2"||7.91 mi||north||967.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 03.4"||770.82 mi||east||2° 22' 57.9"||163.86 mi||north||783.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:18 PM||1148 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Thu 1:18 PM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:18 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:18 PM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 12:18 PM||2560 km||1591 miles||1382 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:18 PM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:18 PM||2801 km||1741 miles||1513 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Fri 12:18 PM||2833 km||1760 miles||1530 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:18 PM||3073 km||1910 miles||1659 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Fri 1:18 PM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm|| S|
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